Specialisation in corporate law/M&A
Gentscho Pavlov is a lawyer specialised in corporate/M&A. He is one of the managing partners at CMS Sofia. He has many years of professional experience as a lawyer admitted to the bar in Bulgaria, specialising in banking and finance, mergers and acquisitions as well as corporate, real estate and tax law. At CMS, he heads the banking & finance and M&A teams.
Gentscho Pavlov has led some of the most complex M&A deals in Bulgaria, some of which still rank among the largest foreign investments in the country. He advises companies on foundations and structuring their shareholders’ agreements, reorganisations, joint ventures, restructurings and recapitalisations. He also focuses on asset and share deals and advises clients on corporate takeovers and mergers in Bulgaria.
He regularly handles large-value financial restructurings for international banks. He also advises in mandates related to non-performing loans.
Gentscho Pavlov joined CMS in 2003, became a local partner in 2007 and a partner in 2015. He has headed CMS Sofia since the office opening in 2004. He graduated in law from the University of Vienna and validated his diploma in Bulgaria.
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